Post-doctoral Fellow| Pharmacometrics

Location
California
Salary
Competitive
Posted
May 16 2018
Discipline
Life Sciences
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Healthcare/Hospital
About City of Hope

City of Hope, an innovative biomedical research, treatment and educational institution with over 5,000 employees, is dedicated to the prevention and cure of cancer and other life-threatening diseases and guided by a compassionate, patient-centered philosophy.

Founded in 1913 and headquartered in Duarte, California, City of Hope is a remarkable non-profit institution, where compassion and advanced care go hand-in-hand with excellence in clinical and scientific research. City of Hope is a National Cancer Institute designated Comprehensive Cancer Center and a founding member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, an alliance of the nation's 20 leading cancer centers that develops and institutes standards of care for cancer treatment.

Position Summary and Key Responsibilities:

The Beckman Research Institute of City of Hope is looking for a talented Postdoctoral Fellow.

This two-year fellowship in pharmacometrics is appropriate for a Ph.D. student or graduate with training in pharmaceutical sciences (pharmacokinetics), chemical engineering or applied mathematics. The student will work with faculty for training in pharmacometric data analysis. Training will be individualized to the postdoctoral fellows's needs and interests, but will focus on skill sets useful for pharmacometric applications in drug development and biomarker identification. Postdoctoral fellow will learn to model data with NONMEM and other related software. The fellowship will include a research project suitable for publication in a peer-reviewed journal. Additionally the postdoctoral fellow will be required to demonstrate basic competency in data management and pharmacometric analysis. Competency will be demonstrated through the independent work performed during the research project.

Minimum Education and Skills Required for Consideration:

A Ph.D. degree in pharmaceutical sciences (with pharmacokinetic experience), chemical engineering or applied mathematics or a related discipline is required.

City of Hope is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

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